In a classic poverty-row noir, the protagonist struggles helplessly in the grip of inexorable fate. Currently rated 7.4 at the IMDB. This was the first poverty-row film chosen by the Library of Congress for its National Film Registry, in 1992. Don't miss it. The copy you find here is sharper than the two that have already been uploaded. And the mpeg2 file contains nav packets, so you can load it into DVDAuthorGUI (a free program) and quickly create a DVD to watch on your television. favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 15 reviews ) Topics: noir, Tom Neal, Ann Savage, poverty row, suspense, P.R.C.
A simulated double feature program at a second-run movie house. The dastardly deeds and desperate situations begin with coming attractions and a cartoon. Then Edmond O'Brien solves his own murder in the 4-star thriller, "D.O.A.," followed by a short subject, "Souvenirs of Death." Then in the critically acclaimed "Detour" Ann Savage is the psychotic pickup from hell who leads herself and Tom Neal to disaster. NOTE: The upgraded "D.O.A." print in this... Topics: 2am Theater, double feature, mysteries, film noir, Edmond O'Brien, Tom Neal, Ann Savage
Another story about desert travels, encountering the unpredicted , trying to anticipate future events , anomalies and so on...a lot of the imagery is mine but I did indeed borrow liberally from the Film Moir classic "Detour" , which happens to be in the public domain ... highly experimental... Topics: Detour, Film Noir, Darryl Monroe, Meatwagon, Desert, Salton Sea, Ann Savage
famed Edgar G Ulmer low budgeter playing the Los Angeles circuit andmade in the Coachella Valley with distribution by a major Studiowhich remained in the Background. The film ended up makingmany times over its money back and remains Edgar G Ulmer strademark film. Re edited by Rudolf Tress for continuity extendingthe running time to full feature length. Black and White 35mmcopy to video now digitized. Part One of Two Topics: ann savage, tom neal, film noir, edgar g ulmer, detour, feature films